The Noosa Festival of Water takes place on the last Sunday in June each year at the Noosa Botanic Gardens on Lake Macdonald in Cooroy, is a free family event to improve community awareness of some of the special features of the Noosa region which make it such a great place to live. Everyone is invited to come along to listen to music in the Grecian style amphitheatre overlooking the Lake, wander the gardens taking in community displays, enjoy the food and join in activities for all interests and age groups while learning more about our beautiful region. The Amphitheatre will showcase some incredible local talent. A free boat trip over to the Mary Cod Breeding Program at the Gerry Cook Hatchery and tour of the local water treatment plant. A courtesy bus is available along Lake Macdonald Drive.